Joan Eardley

 Fields Under Snow, 1958. Photograph: Estate of Joan Eardley. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2016

Fields Under Snow, 1958. Photograph: Estate of Joan Eardley. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2016

This morning there was a gentle wind from the south-east bringing little showers of snow every now and again. You could watch them several miles away coming up across the sea. And in between the snow showers was something of quietness and gentle greyness - so I was able to paint fairly peacefully.

From the National Galleries Scotland: A Sense of Place